Classroom Teacher - Green Tree School & Services
Position: Classroom Teacher
Subject Area: Special Education
Job Title: Emotional Support Teacher
Job Location: 1196 E. Washington Lane
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
Certificate: Special Education N-12
District: Green Tree School & Services
Philadelphia, PA 19138
Telephone: 215-866-0200
Job Description:

This is a full-time, ten-month position to provide general classroom instruction for students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders, serious emotional disturbances or development delays.          
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Effectively and proactively supervise class structure and schedule.
  • Maintain ongoing supervision and evaluation of all students, providing timely and constructive feedback to collaborating personnel and to participate in follow-up planning.
  • Maintain documentation and vigilance of student goals and objectives, monitoring progress and reporting successes.
  • Monitor and support implementation of prescribed behavior program.
  • Effectively supervise bus transitions, meals, recess, and other non-academic responsibilities.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (continued):
  • Ability to individualize instruction according to cognitive and academic styles of learners.
  • Engage students in stimulating, multi-modality learning experiences consistent with prescribed curriculum.
  • Use appropriate and timely verbal de-escalation techniques whenever possible.
  • Collaborate in a safe physical intervention as necessary.
  • Encourage students to embrace, multicultural opportunities and experiences.
Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or a related field.
  • Instructional I Pennsylvania Certification in Special Education K-12
  • Valid PA Child Abuse, Criminal Background & FBI Clearance
  • Detailed Job Description upon Interview.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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